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Event Details - 2nd International Symposium on Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of Infrastructure

2nd International Symposium on Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of Infrastructure

Xi’ an, China, 12 June 2016 - 14 June 2016

The International Road Federation (IRF Geneva) is pleased to support the 2nd International Symposium on Disaster Prevention and Mitigation of Infrastructure organised by China Highway and Transportation Society (CHTS), an IRF member.

The symposium will address the perspectives of roadway networks with regard to corridor design/integration in terms of the engineering process, as well as the challenges and the issues erlating to preventing disasters and mitigating the impacts during all phases of the infrastrcutre development and delivery: planning, design, construction, maintenance, and operations. The symposium will showcase innovative technologies and strategies, case studies and best practices.

Beside IRF, the event is also supported by the US Transportation Research Board (TRB).

For more information, please contact Mrs Liping Hou lipinghou@chinahighway.com 

Deadline for papers’ submission has been extended to 30 April 2016.